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  • Stripping Motorcycle
    13:24

    We are getting closer to having the Twin Cam Softail stripped down to it’s bare frame. As Bob moves forward, there are a few important stripping motorcycle tips that remain constant: Take pictures – A couple of seconds it will take you to snap a quick photo may save you hours of aggravation upon reassembly…. Read more »

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  • Harley Primary Drive
    30:24

    Let’s pull the Harley primary drive on this Twin Cam. We have filmed drive removal and installation on a number of models. This time we are working on a 2002 Softail. We are removing the drive so that we can remove the transmission and motor as we make our way to stripping this m/c down… Read more »

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  • Harley Oil
    8:50

    Time to get this oil tank out of our way so we can continue moving towards removing the engine and transmission on this Twin Cam. Oil Lines Loosen and remove all related hardware and brackets. With the oil tank loose, you can begin pulling the oil lines from the engine crankcase. Do so, by simply… Read more »

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  • harley project rushmore
    13:52

    Everyone is excited about the Harley Project Rushmore Twin Cooled 103ci. The excitement does not exclude Bob, Mark, Dennis, and the rest of us at Fix My Hog. We couldn’t wait to get our hands on one of these bikes. Now, we want to show you what we’ve learned. Form and Function Collide In this… Read more »

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  • harley-battery-removal-009129f_Y0A62u_c
    7:02

    In this video Bob goes through Harley seat and Harley battery removal on the 103, Twin Cooled, High Output, Rushmore bike. You should begin every service, or repair with Harley Battery removal and Harley seat removal. The most important part would be disconnecting the battery negative cable. Off With the Seat Harley seat removal is… Read more »

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  • Harley Davidson Transmission Fluid
    12:41

    In this video, we go through changing transmission fluid on the Rushmore, Twin Cooled 103. This service point is straightforward, with very few steps but it is of utmost importance that it is completed correctly. Underfilling, or overfilling your transmission can cause serious problems for your motorcycle. Start by removing your transmission fill plug/dipstick from… Read more »

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  • Harley Valve Replacement
    7:21

    I Still Have a Carburetor! Every carbureted Harley Davidson has a Harley fuel valve or aftermarket one. This valve allows the rider to control the on/off delivery of fuel to the carburetor. The fuel valve also has a reserve position that helps the rider to monitor fuel quantity, and can be used as a fail… Read more »

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  • Motorcycle Compression Test
    6:40

    Know Before You Invest In this video, Bob takes us through a compression test on a Twin Cam motor. The motorcycle in this video has sustained damage due to an accident. It is already known that the frame will need to be replaced. It is, also, important to know the status of the motor before… Read more »

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  • Harley Top End Removal
    39:45

    Top End Removal In this video, Mike Roen takes us through Harley top end disassembly on a Twin Cam. As always, review your service manual before attempting a labor intensive job, such as this. Also, refer to your manual as you work. Stay Organized It is important to have a clean, safe area prepared for… Read more »

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  • Harley Horsepower
    3:27

    We wrapped up our three part Harley horsepower upgrade project during a summer rainstorm; so you will have to excuse our audio on this short clip. We figured; what better, to drown out the sound of rain, than hearing this motorcycle fire up with it’s new Cobra exhaust system! With the air cleaner assembly, Fi2000… Read more »

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  • Cobra Exhaust
    19:06

    We have already installed a fuel management system and performance air cleaner assembly on this motorcycle. The last segment of our three part performance upgrade is the installation of the Cobra exhaust system, including Cobra’s PowrPort Crossover. Lay Everything Out Before beginning installation, inspect any parts, or hardware that are to be reused. Exhaust flanges… Read more »

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  • Harley Fuel Tank
    9:37

    Easier Than Before Harley fuel tank install has become easier over the years. On this 6 gallon Ultra tank, there are no fuel line clamps to deal with; nor is there a fuel line crossover. However, you still need to plan ahead, take your time, and work clean. And, as always, try to utilize a… Read more »

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Harley Tips – Everyday Hog How-To view all >>>

  • JIMS Fork Filling Tool
    2:41

    In this video, Bob introduces one of his shop’s new, favorite tools. The JIMS Fork Filling Tool #740. Save Time What makes this tool so valuable, is the labor time it will save you when performing a fork fluid change on a touring model Harley Davidson. Changing the fork fluid on models with fairings can… Read more »

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  • Clymer Manuals Online
    2:25

    Bob LaRosa gives us a Clymer manuals online demonstration as he logs on to find out where a non-labeled wire goes. I’m sure this has happened to you. By some miracle you have some free time during the week or even on a weekend to work on your motorcycle. You have an issue that has… Read more »

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  • harley shifter shaft
    2:31

    Not Finding Gears Stripped shift arms and Harley shifter shaft are a common problem for almost every model Harley Davidson. Your shift assembly will be actuated thousands of times, just riding over the course of one weekend. Eventually the spline of the shift arm and the shift shaft will begin to wear. Next Step If… Read more »

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  • Harley Brake Switch Diagnosis
    18:17

    What do you do when it’s pouring outside and your brake light stays on? You dive into the electrical issue with a Haynes repair manual so you can head of for a safe ride when the weather clears. Bob LaRosa has reviewed the brake light switch issues at the handlebars and underneath the transmission clutch… Read more »

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  • Ignition Coil Test 008707f_Y0A17u_c
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    In this video Bob takes a look at the Harley Davidson ignition coil. The coil consists of two windings of wire, the primary and the secondary. The primary receives 12 volts from the motorcycle and allows voltage to build; transferring voltage to the secondary winding where voltage is increased to thousands of volts and released… Read more »

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  • How to Remove a Harley Front Fender | Fix My Hog
    9:19

    In this video Bob and Mark walk us through Harley front fender removal. This procedure will be similar on most Harley-Davidsons. There are a number of reasons you may need to remove your front fender. The most common reasons would be to replace your fork seals, removing your lower sliders to replace with chrome, or… Read more »

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